Definition of 'call centre'
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The problem extends beyond the call centre set-up to the way individuals contact each other at work. Computing (2010)Manual jobs have gone, replaced by call centres and offices where people sit all day. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If they close branches, they must employ enough staff at call centres. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One was told their machine was not affected despite providing the call centre with a model number Which? The Sun (2016)In one case its mystery shopper was told that his machine was not affected despite providing the call centre with a model number that was affected. Times, Sunday Times (2016)More than a million people work in call centres and they're often in areas that suffered big job losses from industrial decline. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I took jobs in a jam factory, a call centre and selling kitchens. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Having to repeat your problem to different call centre staff makes your blood boil, while being kept waiting on the phone leaves you livid. The Sun (2016)They are built around the idea of call centres, lots of heavyweight 20-year-old technology. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One of the great things about call centres is the people you work with. Times, Sunday Times (2012)When you die you go to work in a call centre answering queries from the bereaved. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She then tried to use telephone banking but call centre staff alerted the fraud protection team. The Sun (2016)Two in five call centre staff also quoted pricier tickets. The Sun (2009)New jobs are mainly in call centres and the back office. The Sun (2011)They plead with indifferent call centre staff in faraway countries. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She is now looking for work in a call centre or unpaid work experience. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The charity also runs a call centre for women in distress or suffering violence and abuse. The Sun (2013)Hundreds more product managers will spend a day each month manning the phones in call centres. The Sun (2011)She also had a spell working in a call centre. The Sun (2013)Many universities also ran bigger call centres. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Call centre staff use them to try to sell gas and electricity deals or boiler cover to householders. The Sun (2012)The company's call centre gives people the opportunity to leave anonymous information. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Health staff made up the biggest group but there were also large numbers working in hospitality, transport and telephone call centres. The Sun (2012)I have spoken to the company 's call centre five times. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Loyalty cards, focus groups, call centre contacts and promotional contests all provide extra details. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Instead, we've got huge amounts of people employed in call centres and retail. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It has targeted a wide range of buildings, including government properties, insurance company call centres and hospitality and leisure assets. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A worker at one company 's call centre wrongly said there were no limits, our investigation found. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'call centre'
British English: call centre /kɔːl ˈsɛntə/ NOUN
A call centre is an office where people work answering or making telephone calls for a company.
- American English: call center
- Arabic: مَرْكَزُ الِاتَّصَال
- Brazilian Portuguese: central de atendimento
- Chinese: 呼叫中心
- Croatian: pozivni centar
- Czech: telefonní centrum
- Danish: callcenter
- Dutch: callcenter
- European Spanish: centro de llamadas
- Finnish: puhelinpalvelukeskus
- French: centre d’appels
- German: Callcenter
- Greek: τηλεφωνικό κέντρο
- Italian: call centre
- Japanese: コールセンター
- Korean: 콜센터
- Norwegian: kundesenter
- Polish: centrum telefoniczne
- European Portuguese: central de atendimento
- Romanian: centru de apeluri
- Russian: телефонный информационный центр
- Spanish: centro de llamadas
- Swedish: call center
- Thai: ศูนย์โทรศัพท์
- Turkish: çağrı merkezi
- Ukrainian: кол-центр
- Vietnamese: trung tâm chăm sóc khách hàng
Definition of call centre from the Collins English Dictionary
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